4179: Kumae Haya

4179: Kumae Haya

Kumae Haya

She was born on 10 June 1889. She was a cook employed by Green Cove. Her family includes Fusakichi Haya (husband; deceased), Yoshimatsu Haya (son), and Noboru Haya (son). Her home address is listed as 22 Seventh Avenue, P.O. Box 231, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Clinton, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 10 June 1889
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Clinton, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9342 (1268-1272)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4179
Name Kumae Haya



4179: Kumae Haya


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